*NEW* This week on WUSB!

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Here is a list of this week's news from your favorite programs!

THE SPIN ZONE: Tuesday morning 8-10am
Tune in for Jersey Jim's interview with the incredible ALAN PARSONS! at 9am

WRITERS COMMA ICECREAM: Tuesday night 7pm on WUSB 2
Writing gets real for author Robert Halliwell. The editors of Dreamspinner Press pounce, a dream comes true at Disney World, and self-publishing goes head-to-head with traditional publishing. Recommended ice cream: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough.

FERMENTED RADIO: Friday morning 10am-12pm
Check out the Writer's Corner Edition, where LONG ISLAND AUTHORS read their original work live on the air!
To all writers interested in guesting on Fermented Radio: email bam@wusb.fm!

LIVE FROM WUSB: Friday night 9pm-11pm
Catch a live interview with OLDER THAN OCEANS followed by performances from PETAL HEAD and TOMMY AND THE DREAMS!

Enjoy a live phone interview with STEVEN A. ROMAN, author of Blood Feud: The Saga of Pandora Zwieback-Book One, as he discusses his novel and other projects from his company StarWarp Concepts!

Stay tuned for next week's digest!

WUSB Volunteer Training Classes Pre-register at link at bottom of page Date : Sept 26th

Registration Information:
Free for current SBU students.
$35 for alumni and staff
$65 for community members
(Fee covers cost of: training materials, ID and parking Pass)

Information for not current students:
Bring check made out to SBF-WUSBFM
Bring letter of Recommendation
Bring Photo ID
Event Description:
WUSB volunteer training.

Learn about opportunities in:

Radio DJing


Sports reporting


Radio Engineering

News reporting

Public service announcements

Marketing /Social media outreach

Being a music librarian

Tech support /Web support

Planning live music and promotional events

Register Here

View Calendar Here

Author Chris Hedges and Director Alexandra Pelosi Join Host Tom Needham on WUSB's The Sounds of Film

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Activist Chris Hedges and director Alexandra Pelosi will be special guests this Thursday at 6:00 P.M. on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film on WUSB.
Chris Hedges will be discussing his latest book, Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt, and his new television show, Days of Revolt.  He is a bestselling author of many books including Empire of Illusion, War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning, and Days of Destruction Days of Revolt. He is currently a columnist for the progressive website Truthdig. 

Alexandra Pelosi is a writer and Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker. She is the daughter of Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi. In recent years, she has been working exclusively for HBO.  Some of her provocative films include Diary of a Political Tourist, The Trials of Ted Haggard and Homeless: The Motel Kids of Orange County. She is also a regular correspondent on Real Time With Bill Maher. Alexandra will be speaking with Tom about her latest film, San Francisco 2.0, a film about how the tech industry is changing San Francisco.

Also, appearing on the Sounds of Film this week is Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Eric Nolan of the O'Jays.  He will be discussing the amazing longevity of the O'Jays, as well as his new solo single, "Cologne." The O'Jays will be performing at the Beacon Theater on January 16th.  

In addition, festival Director Anne Chaisson and Artistic Director David Nugent will be joining Tom to discuss the upcoming Hamptons International Festival running between October 8-12th.  This year's festival will feature films from all over the world and special guest appearances by Michael Moore, Dan Rather and Emily Blunt.

The Sunday Street Acoustic Series for Fall 2015 schedule.

The Sunday Street Acoustic Series is Co-sponsored by WUSB-FM and The Greater Port Jefferson Arts Council at The University Café in the Stony Brook Union, at Stony Brook University

Sunday, September 20, 7:00 P.M. – Parsonsfield
Formerly known as “Poor Old Shine” this young, energetic alt/roots band was a favorite of ours when they did a show for us in March, 2014.

Sunday, October 4, 2 P.M. – co-bill of Pat Wictor and Jon Brooks

Pat Wictor returns to do a rare solo gig apart from his touring with Brother Sun. He
shares the afternoon with Jon Brooks, one of Canada’s outstanding songwriters

Sunday, October 18, 2 P.M. – Jez Lowe
“The best songwriter to come out of England in a long time,” according to Richard Thompson, Jez Lowe returns with songs from a new album, “The Ballad Beyond”, as well as old favorites.

Sunday, November 8, 2 P.M. – Blues great Guy Davis
A return appearance by this amazing blues master, who has a new album appearing
this fall, “The Kokomo Kidd”

Sunday, November 22, 2 P.M. – Ellis Paul
Ellis annual visit to the Café with songs to usher in the holiday season as well as
favorites from his extensive catalogue

Friday, December 4, 8 P.M. – Garnet Rogers
Canada’s great guitarist and songwriter returns to close out the year with powerful songs
and over the top humor.

For information on shows and ticket links, visit www.universitycafe.org

Please visit www.sundaystreet.org for concert information, playlists, and archived programs from Sunday Street (heard every Sunday from 9:00 A.M. until 12 noon on WUSB, 90.1 fm and wusb.fm)


Tune into WUSB's The Sounds of Film this Thursday at 6 P.M. to hear an exclusive interview with Tom Needham and Daryl (DMC) McDaniels. Listeners will enjoy an in-depth conversation about RUN-DMC, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Daryl Makes Comics, hip hop movies, his Broadway plans and DMC's upcoming East End Arts and Music Festival performance at the Stephen Talkhouse on Sept. 19th. Earlier that day, DMC will be signing copies of his comic book at 2 p.m.at Bookhampton in East Hampton.